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Andrea Sinclair

Police Reporter

  • Colorado Springs burglary suspect accused of giving police false name, ID

    Published: Tue, Aug 12, 2014

    A burglary suspect found hiding in the attic of a realty business in a southeast Colorado Springs strip mall may be in bigger trouble after police said he lied about his identity when he was taken into custody. Tyler Christopher Konecne, 43, could face charges of attempting to...

  • Colorado Springs officials will not change lights after crash that killed mother, 10-year-old son

    Updated: Tue, Aug 12, 2014

    The crash that killed a mother and her 10-year-old son in east Colorado Springs remained under investigation by police on Monday, as city traffic management officials said they will not change the lights' cycle. Kimberly Mears, 50, and her son Raley Mears were in a red Ford Mustang...

  • Woodland Park officials to choose new mayor Tuesday

    Updated: Tue, Aug 12, 2014

    Woodland Park will have a new mayor before Tuesday ends. The city council in the Teller County town of more than 7,500 people will interview five applicants at a special meeting 7 p.m. Tuesday and decide who will succeed David Turley. Turley resigned July 14 amid accusations that he...

  • Attempted first-degree murder suspects appear at El Paso County court

    Updated: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    Trial dates were set Monday for two men accused of attempted first-degree murder. Hamilton Lee Sullivan, 20, and Jorge Hernandez, 36, will stand trial for charges that also include robbery, sexual assault, kidnapping and arson, according to court documents. They are accused of...

  • Colorado Springs family thrilled to receive Habitat for Humanity home

    Updated: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    Sunday's storms couldn't dampen spirits for a young family with four children who can't wait to move in and start building a life in their new home. Imnella Wiggins, 7, stretched over the soft carpet in her room and grinned excitedly as she described how she was planning to decorate...

  • Man reports being shot in hand in east Colorado Springs

    Published: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    Police had no evidence or suspect information after a man said he was shot in the hand Sunday afternoon as he walked in east Colorado Springs. The victim told police that he was walking in an open field by the 3400 block of Van Teylingen Drive, off North Academy Boulevard, about 5:30...

  • Weekend storms in Pikes Peak region skip burn scar; expect midweek storms

    Updated: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    Burn scars in El Paso County dodged proverbial bullets Sunday. Monsoon thunderstorm systems rolled into the Pikes Peak region, prompted a flash flood warning and soaked the area, but they didn't pack a punch. "The heaviest of the rain missed the scar. There really was no threat to...

  • Storms put a damper on final day of Pikes Peak Regional Air Show

    Updated: Sun, Aug 10, 2014

    The 2014 Pikes Peak Regional Air Show ended early on Sunday due to inclement weather, according to air show officials. More than 40 aircraft were scheduled to appear Saturday and Sunday at the Colorado Springs Airport. World War II aircraft heroes such as the F4U Corsair, F7F...

  • Car wrecks keep police in west Colorado Springs busy

    Published: Sun, Aug 10, 2014

    Police on the west side of Colorado Springs were busy Sunday when two crashes sent several people to local hospitals and closed off streets for emergency personnel. The first crash was reported about 1 p.m. from the intersection of 30th Street and Mesa Road, according to Colorado...

  • Storms send 17 planes from DIA to Colorado Springs

    Updated: Fri, Aug 8, 2014

    Several storms that rolled through the Front Range Thursday prompted a slew of weather watches, produced heavy rain and hail and diverted planes. Thunderstorms in the Denver area diverted 17 planes Denver-bound planes to Colorado Springs Airport Thursday afternoon. Seven planes...